| Apr 9, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The quid pro quo thrown down by the Mouse House's Disneynature series is pretty straightforward: If you can stomach the cheesy narration and the contrived storyline, you get a wealth of fairly glorious wildlife footage courtesy of "Planet Earth" auteur...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 8:53 AM
The latest Disneynature documentary hits theaters nationwide Friday in time for Earth Day.
"Bears" tells the story of a mother, Sky, teaching her young cubs valuable life lessons as they live their lives in scenic Alaska.
The documentary is narrated...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The 2014 winter-spring movie preview is a broad overview of films opening through late April. Release dates and other details, as compiled by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change.
FOR THE RECORD:
Movie previews: A listing in the...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 1:00 PM
Got plans for Earth Day 2014?
If not, Disney has an option for you that's sure to tug on your heart strings.
Following up on its 2012 nature documentary "Chimpanzee," which also opened on Earth Day and went on to make $29 million, Disneynature will...
| Apr 20, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Earth Day becomes Mother’s Day in “African Cats,” a magnificent new wildlife documentary from Disneynature. It’s an engrossing and often moving film built around the fierce protect-my-young instincts of a lioness and a female...
| Apr 19, 2012
** (out of four)
Nothing articulates the persistence and struggle of life in the jungle more than a chimpanzee's use of a large rock, which inspires narrator Tim Allen to mention “power tools” and grunt like his “Home Improvement”...
| Apr 20, 2012
PIX11's Lisa Mateo speaks with the directors of the nature film "Chimpanzee." The spent 3 years in the jungles of Africa filming two groups of Chimpanzee capturing a true story of adoption in the animal kingdom. The film is great for kids, for family....